The Hornet (Vespa Crabro) – a species of the wasp

The queen hornet (Vespa crabro) can reach a length of 35mm and are noisy in flight compared to a wasp. They are not really considered aggressive but really pack in much more venom than the common wasp.

Hornets, Vespa crabro, are much larger than wasps and are found often near wooded areas.